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Greek and Latin Authors, 800 B.C.-A.D. 1000 : (Biographical Dictionary)

Grant, Michael, 1914.

Greek and Latin Authors, 800 B.C.-A.D. 1000 : (Biographical Dictionary)

by Grant, Michael, 1914.

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Published in New York : H.W. Wilson Co., 1980 .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical Literature -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes Bibliographies

    Statementby Michael Grant.
    SeriesThe Wilson Authors Series
    The Physical Object
    PaginationXiv, 490 P. : Ports
    Number of Pages490
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21167378M

    During the subsequent Hellenistic (ca. BC-0) and Roman Empire (ca. ) periods, Greek literature continued to thrive, but never again would a Greek author achieve renown comparable to that of the Archaic/Classical titans. Meanwhile, the cultural torch of the West passed to the Romans, who wrote primarily in Latin. The author represents his book to be as a whole a revelation of God to Moses, forming a supplement to and an interpretation of the Pentateuch, which he designates 'the first law' (vi. 22). This revelation was in part a secret republication of the traditions handed down from father to son in antediluvian and subsequent times.

    This page catalogues the Greek and Latin texts, textbooks, and core lists available and in development in The Bridge database. Links in the lists below will take you to details about the text (sections, special information about data, provenance). The present book is a revision of my Latin Grammar originally published in books may have been composed as early as B.C. From the sixth century B.C. on, Greek literature is continuous. Modern Greek, when we consider its distance in time from antiquity, is remarkably similar to the classical Greek.

    Latin fulfills the foreign language requirement. A grade of C or higher is required to advance to Latin The completion of with a grade of C or higher is a prerequisite for Latin Textbooks. Pharr, Aeneid Books I-VI, 1 st ed. (Bolchazy-Carducci ). ISBN Bennett, New Latin Grammar, 1 st ed., (Bolchazy.   I recommend this interesting book for everyone who is intersted in the "classical Greek & Roman world". However, I prefer to read it in the original Latin texts. And if you don't read the ancient Latin language well, I suggest you to read a volume(no) of the Loeb Classical s:


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